Halfaker & Associates LLC Development Manager in Clearwater, Florida

Development Manager

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Job Description

Halfaker and Associates LLC, an award winning high growth small business, creates innovative and customer-centric technology solutions in the areas of Cyber Security, Data Analytics, Software Engineering and IT Infrastructure to improve the health, security and well-being of all Americans. Our commitment to excellence and our vision to “Continue to Serve” has resulted in steady growth and an expanding client base across government agencies in the health, defense, security and intelligence sectors. Headquartered in Arlington, VA, we have employees nationwide and were recently named a 2018 Top Work Place by the Washington Post. Please take a moment to browse through our website and learn more about what it means to serve with Halfaker.

Halfaker has an opening for a Development Manager, to join our talented, dynamic team. The key responsibilities for this position include:

  • Partner with the Project Manager, Product Owners, and key stakeholders to plan and support software development and application enhancements for the Revenue Cycle Management VA Program Office

  • Coordinate release and sprint planning with the Veterans Administration (VA)

  • Conduct SCRUM meetings

  • Create work breakdown structures, develop program schedules, and assign tasks for software development team personnel

  • Track resources and expenditures to ensure program success

  • Provide leadership and guidance to coach, motivate, and lead team members to their optimum performance levels

  • Create and review technical designs for large and complex features

  • Conduct code reviews for performance, standards, and quality

  • Provide oversight of the Software Development and Testing environments

Required Skills

  • Experience managing development schedules in an agile environment

  • Ability to work with development teams to remove impediments and escalate issues as needed.

  • Experience working in the Veterans Affairs (VA) VistA Environment

  • Experience with the VA Veteran-focused Integration Process (VIP)

  • Experience working with a Program Management Office (PMO) in support of Software Development and Release Management Activities

  • Experience using IBM Rational and/or CA Agile Central

  • Experience with Microsoft Azure Gov Cloud

  • Must possess excellent problem solving skills

Required Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, engineering management, or other engineering/technical discipline is required (8 years of additional relevant experience may be substituted for education)

  • 5+ years of relevant experience in a project manager role.

  • 2-4 years of experience with the VA Release Management Process

  • Must be able to receive a Security Clearance / Public Trust

Halfaker and Associates is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Job Location

Clearwater, Florida, United States

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